Review: Laurie Simmons’ My Art

FILM REVIEW: My Art Written, directed by and starring Laurie Simmons Opens in LA January 19 Laemmle Ahyra Fine Arts Theatre, Beverly Hills By Shana Nys Dambrot Laurie Simmons basically plays herself in this wry, pensive narrative about a woman artist in her 60s who is moved to confront metrics of success, agencies of authorship,…

Cerritos College Gallery: Window Dressing

Window Dressing: Art Front and Center opening January 29 through April 20 Cerritos College Art Gallery, Norwalk by Genie Davis Window Dressing, a series of week-long installations in the Cerritos College Art Gallery’s display window vitrine, debuts January 29th. Running through April 20th, the exhibition presents 10 different artists’ conception of a window display. The…

Rafaël Rozendaal at Steve Turner Gallery

Rafaël Rozendaal: Portraits through February 10 Steve Turner Gallery, Los Angeles By Jody Zellen Rafaël Rozendaal presents himself as a visual artist who uses the internet as his canvas. To that end, he has been creating websites with unique URLs since 2001. He has also created iOS apps making art for hand held devices. Among his…

Jane Callister at Royale Projects

Jane Callister: Baroco-pop through March 4 Royale Projects, Los Angeles By Shana Nys Dambrot Somehow both sparse and lush, Jane Callister’s new paintings manifest an array of engaging dualities. The Royale Projects show consists of about a dozen works, half of which are richly hued, half rendered in grey-scale. Within that, each individual work enacts…